Don’t Touch Vase
Product: Don’t Touch Vase
Manufacturer: RVW Furniture, http://rvw.se
Status: In production
Team: Jonas Nordgren
Vases are conventionally static and formal objects that we use as ornaments to contain and display flowers or plants. The Don’t touch vase challenges those conventions and present itself as a functional, yet unconventional interior object. The name of the vase is a contradiction and trigger rule bending and discovering new ways to perceive.
The Don’t touch vase is a hand made glass vase that is inspired from the organic forms found in nature and plays with our perception of fragility. Unable to sit up straight, Don’t Touch invites you to play whilst holding a single flower with a sense of fun.
The proportions is studied in revolved plaster in a vast varieties of sizes and forms and developed secure its application. Through the development process during prototyping we also found another application, it’s ideal to decanter red wine and can thereby with advantage be used as a wine carafe.